City officials reviewed plans Tuesday for the eventual rollout of an Active Transportation Plan, which would serve as 鉴黄师app鈥檚 lodestar in all future projects, programs and policies aimed at making it safer 鈥 and quicker 鈥 to travel about without a car.

Mario Bravo and his brother had just finished playing softball for two hours at Mesa Marin Sports Complex the night he was shot and killed in the parking lot in September 2021, according to police officers who testified Friday in Kern County Superior Court.

The State Small Business Credit Initiative will be the focus of a locally produced webinar Cal State 鉴黄师app's Small Business Development Center will host from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Ten-year-old Isaiah Velasquez, who had been missing, has been found, the 鉴黄师app Police Department reported Tuesday.聽

A 10-year-old boy went missing around 8:13 a.m. Monday in the 4400 block of White Lane, according to the 鉴黄师app Police Department.

Nearly two years after corrections counselor Benny Alcala Jr. was shot and killed in a Target parking lot on Stockdale Highway, the trial for the two men suspected of killing him moved forward Monday in Kern County Superior Court.

The city of 鉴黄师app and California Water Service Co. on Sunday lifted the do-not-drink, do-not-use advisory issued Tuesday to 42 commercial customers south of Lake Truxtun after an oil company reportedly allowed pressurized natural gas and crude oil聽into the municipal water system.

Frustrations surrounding the longstanding delay of a new Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic in 鉴黄师app resurfaced last week as the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation that, if signed into law, would compel the Veterans Affairs Department to proceed with construction by Septe…

State regulators said Friday natural gas along with crude oil contaminated west 鉴黄师app's drinking water this week when one or more valves were left partly open during preparations for a pressure test required by a recent emergency order against a local petroleum producer.

Single mother and Lake Isabella resident Ashley Metcalf was worried. Her kids were at home and she was sitting in her SUV on Highway 155 where a wildfire that started Thursday afternoon in Wofford Heights had forced first-responders to close the road that would normally get her home within minutes.

A vehicle fire spread into a wildfire around 5 p.m. Thursday near the French Gulch Marina in Wofford Heights and injured one firefighter from the Bureau of Land Management, according to the Kern County Fire Department.

Three men and a teenager are suspected of robbing an 82-year-old man after he withdrew money from Desert Valleys FCU in Ridgecrest on May 18, according to the Ridgecrest Police Department Facebook page.

Authorities ordered evacuations in Wofford Heights Thursday evening due to a wildfire that as of about 6:30 p.m. had chewed through about 50 acres, according to CalFire.

Power went out Thursday afternoon in a portion of west 鉴黄师app that includes the shopping center partly occupied by Trader Joe鈥檚 and Albertsons.

The California Highway Patrol and 鉴黄师app Police Department have arrested 470 people since the start of a join effort in March, according to an announcement from Gov. Gavin 鉴黄师appom's Office on Tuesday.

A man was found dead near Riverside Park in Kernville and was pulled out of the Kern River around noon Thursday, according to the Kern County Sheriff鈥檚 Office.

Citing the possibility of a pending criminal matter, an attorney for Zack Scrivner secured a six-month postponement in the聽Kern County supervisor's divorce case during a brief proceeding Thursday that was聽unattended by either of the two parties.

The company suspected of mistakenly allowing crude oil to backflow into 鉴黄师app's municipal water system this week, leading to business closures and prompting an advisory to avoid tap water south of Lake Truxtun, is a local oil producer with a history of regulatory problems.